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Summary Sunday: Beyond Basics Job Search Tips

You probably need help, beyond the basics, with your job search. That's why I am sharing these job search tips

Summary Sunday: Really Manage Your Career

Get serious about managing your career this year! Here are this week's popular articles about starting a new job, being likable, marketing yourself visually and more.

Summary Sunday: Ask Questions

Ask Questions

Who is afraid to ask questions? Many of us, I fear. But questions don't make us look dumb. Questions are engaging, build rapport and get the brain moving. We are not robots. We are humans, let's start acting like it and ask more questions- of ourselves and others. Ask questions that are reflective. Ask questions that [...]

Summary Sunday: Rise and Shine

rise and shine @careersherpa

Not all job hunting tips are created equal...some are just better than others. That's why I highlight the best ideas in job search in a weekly summary! (Oh, and I had to share this picture of yesterday's sunrise! It fits with the theme of this week's roundup of posts.) Do you know what it will [...]

4 Soft Skills Google Searches for in Candidates

Have you ever wondered what recruiters are secretly hiring for? You’ve seen the mile-long job description asking for everything imaginable. Which skills and attributes are really going to land you the job? Thomas L. Friedman's piece for The New York Times, “How to Get a Job at Google,” references an interview between Adam Bryant of the [...]

Signs Your Interview Didn’t Go Well

You know the feeling... the interview isn't going well, but what can you do about it? Lots, so don't leave without trying to fix it! The job interview really is supposed to be a conversation, not an interrogation. I know it can feel intimidating. They've got the job and you want the job. But sometimes, [...]